Tullyglass Hotel & Residences is set within beautiful woodland grounds on the outskirts of Ballymena. The hotel was originally established as a gentleman’s residence, creating an esteemed destination for fine food and quality service. As it has developed, the owners of Tullyglass have upheld and maintained the standards set at the venue when it first opened in the 19th century. As well as this, the architectural references to the hotel’s past have been retained. Tullyglass Hotel & Residences is renowned for its high standard of service and food. Therefore, we have created the perfect conference venue located in Northern Ireland. This creates a luxurious yet relaxing atmosphere, which is perfect for large-scale events such as conferences.
Find your perfect conference venue at Tullyglass
At Tullyglass, we are proud to offer a wide selection of conference rooms. We, therefore, cater to an extensive range of event sizes and requirements. Whether you are hosting a small meeting, a conference or an exhibition, Tullyglass Hotel and Residences will accommodate each of your requirements.
When planning your conference or large-scale event, there are several factors to consider.
Consider location when choosing your conference venue in Northern Ireland
This is one of the most important factors to consider. Oftentimes, you will have guests travelling to your conference from afar. Therefore, it is important to host your conference in a venue that is easily accessible. Tullyglass Hotel & Residences is centrally located in Northern Ireland. We are a short, 20-minute drive from Belfast International Airport. As well as this, we are only a 5-minute drive from Ballymena’s bus and railway stations. Ballymena also offers great connections to Northern Ireland’s main arterial route.
Ensure the style of your conference venue complements your organisation
It is important to select a conference venue in Northern Ireland that complements your organisation and reflects its values. Our esteemed venue is well-established, creating a professional atmosphere. This means that our conference rooms are the perfect location for meetings or conferences for any established organisation in Northern Ireland.
As well as this, Tullyglass Hotel & Residences is a venue filled with history and character. We have retained classic features throughout our hotel to reflect the venue’s history as a gentleman’s residence. These traditional features create a conference venue in Northern Ireland that is esteemed – it will be an unforgettable event for your guests.
The layout and space of your conference venue in Northern Ireland
When planning a conference, it is important to ensure that your chosen venue is the correct size for your event. As well as this, the layout of your event space is important. Whether your event revolves around a designated speaker or requires more conversation amongst guests, Tullyglass Hotel & Residences can accommodate your needs.
At Tullyglass, we have a selection of conference room spaces, each with a unique layout.
- The Clocktower Suite. This is our largest conference room. The suite can accommodate up to 850 people seated at round tables. On the other hand, the Clocktower Suite fits 1280 people when laid out in ‘Theatre Style’. The Clocktower Suite is renowned for its versatility, as it can be separated into four spaces using acoustic partitions.
- The Corinthian. This space has been recently restyled. Using Corinthian columns throughout, the room has been designed to reflect Tullyglass’ history – it retains features from the original building. The Corinthian Suite is suitable for up to 200 people when set up in ‘Theatre Style’ or using round tables. Alternatively, it accommodates up to 50 people in ‘Boardroom Style’. As well as this, the Corinthian is connected to the Conservatory, which offers a perfect space for breakout sessions.
- The Residences. These venues are purpose-built. They were created on the grounds of Tullyglass to accommodate a specific need highlighted by our business users. This space is self-contained, offering bedrooms as well as meeting and catering facilities. The Residence is a comfortable size for groups of up to 10. Dependent upon your needs, this space is perfect for both formal and informal use.
Ensure your conference venue has catering facilities
Conferences can be long, and it is important to nurture your guests. Therefore, you should consider the catering facilities available when selecting a conference venue in Northern Ireland.
At Tullyglass, we offer a wide selection of catering options for your conference. Firstly, you can avail of breakfast or some light refreshments, including tray bakes and scones. If you require something more substantial, we offer a range of lunchtime options for our conference guests. If you are tight on time, enjoy our express lunch, or you can avail of a buffet.
Treat your guests to the ultimate conference experience with dinner at Tullyglass. We offer several catering options for dinner. These include our ‘hot fork buffet’, a meal at our Post House Carvery, or a 3-course meal in McAllister’s Whiskey Lounge.
Arrange your next conference at Tullyglass in Northern Ireland
Book your organisation’s next conference now at Tullyglass Hotel & Residences. Come and customise your event for your exact requirements – you choose, we deliver.